Mornington Peninsula Day Trip from Melbourne

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4.5/5

Mornington Peninsula Day Trip from Melbourne information and booking

from
$116
Duration
10 hours
Departs from
570 Flinders Street, Melbourne
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
7:15am
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Tour description provided by Viator

Be seduced by the charming Mornington Peninsula, only an hour from Melbourne, and discover wind-swept beaches, vineyards, history, spectacular scenery, good food and more.

On the Mornington Peninsula, a favorite getaway from Melbourne, you could be forgiven for thinking you were in Italy with the Mediterranean climate, olive trees and same boot-shaped geography! Only an hour from Melbourne, the peninsula offers everything from breathtaking beaches and historical national parks to vineyards.Travel to the tip of the peninsula and experience the stunning Point Nepean National Park, with its remarkable military history and spectacular views of Bass Strait. Immerse yourself in the unforgiving past of the Quarantine Station and see the beauty of the peninsulaSummer schedule: November to AprilLunch visit will either be Cups Estate or Pig and Whistle for lunch with complimentary wine tasting, and take a walk among the vines. Then visit Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm, where you can try your hand at picking strawberries (subject to weather conditions).Winter schedule: May to OctoberLunch visit will either be Cups Estate or Pig and Whistle for lunch with complimentary wine tasting followed by a Cellar Door tasting at one of Morningtons Penninsula's small boutique wineries. Later, Experience Mornington Peninsula Chocolates, induldge in these sumptuous hand made delights in the picturesque township of Flinders. Heighten your senses while you lose yourself at the Enchanted Gardens and Lavender Farm. This traditional hedge maze will have you twisting and turning as you try to navigate your way out. Then wander the sweet-smelling lavender gardens and see the rose hedges. Next, visit Murray’s Lookout to admire the spectacular views over the coast before returning to Melbourne.

What's included

  • Lunch
  • Wine tasting
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Strawberry picking (summer only)
  • Mornington peninsula chocolates (winter only)

What isn't included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)